All our professionals at Howard Liebeskind, DPM maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in podiatry.

 Howard Liebeskind, DPM

Dr Liebeskind is team podiatrist to the U.S. Men’s and Women’s National soccer teams and has served the United States Soccer Federation for the past twenty-one years. In this capacity he has participated in a combined eight FIFA World Cups.

He currently sits on the Medical Advisory Board of the USSF and is a member of the American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine.

Liebeskind serves as team podiatrist to the Los Angeles Galaxy and Chivas USA of Major League Soccer. In addition he is also team and consulting podiatrist to the UCLA Athletic Department, Pepperdine University Athletic Department, and US Olympic Committee.

He has previously provided services to the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League and Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association.

Additionally, he has served as podiatric consultant to soccer/football clubs Chelsea, Inter Milan, and Real Madrid during their respective pre-season North American tours from 2005-2012.

Dr. Liebeskind is a graduate of Syracuse University and the William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, where he received BA, BS and DPM (Doctor of Podiatric Medicine) degrees respectively.

Dr. Liebeskind later completed a Residency in Podiatric Surgery at the Van Nuys Community Hospital.

Dr. Liebeskind has contributed to numerous sport related articles, journals and texts including “Soccer America” and “Biomechanics Magazine” He has also chaptered a segment in the textbook “International Football & Soccer Medicine: Caring for the Soccer Athlete Worldwide” published by the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine.

Liebeskind has served the medical and technical advisory boards of Runners World Magazine and Tennis Magazines.

His advice is regularly sought by the worlds largest athletic shoe fabricators for his extensive knowledge of biomechanical design concepts in athletic footgear.

Dr Liebeskind maintains an active practice in the Los Angeles community of West Hills.

Podiatrist - West Hills
7345 Medical Center Drive, 
Suite 210
West Hills, CA 91307
818-347-9806